Dragon slayers are heroes, thinks wiglaf, so he sets off for dragon slayers academy with his pig daisy, determined to learn to be a dragon slayer. Dragon slayers academy book list, reading level information, appropriate. These chapter questions are for the series dragon slayer academy by kate mcmullan. For most slayers, the school is a way to get stronger. Firebreathing down your door and bent on revenge since you slew thier scaly cousins during the last.
A boy named wiglaf is going to a new school at the dragon slayers academy with his pig named daisy. The books are for children learning to read and for anyone young at heart. Key reading comprehension questions for each chapter a character. Books similar to the new kid at school dragon slayers.
The books have new covers and are now 112 pages long. The dragon slayers academy book series by kate mcmullan includes books the new kid at school, revenge of the dragon lady, class trip to the cave of doom, and several more. Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more. The characters are wellcrafted and the dialogue is snappy, but the stories just arent very interesting. Dragon slayers doragon sureiya are people who use dragon slayer magic, a form of lost magic.
The dragon slayers academy is a fun series that is just great for beginning chapter book readers. This first episode of mcmullans nutcracker noel dragon slayers academy series is a silly, goodnatured spoof on tymes of olde when dragon slaying was the chosen pastime of the bravest hearts. This is the second book in the dragon slayers academy series by kate mcmullan. Dragon slayers academy series dogobooks book series. Parents need to know that kate mcmullans dragon slayers academy series is a collection of mediocre tales about kids at a medieval boarding school who hope to one day be knights in a goodvs. The dragon slayers academy books are a sofar20 book series about a medieval peasant boy named wiglaf who finds out that he is fated to be a hero and signs up at dragon slayers academy, a school that teaches how to be a hero by specifically killing dragons. And theres a dragon named gorzil who talks as well. Dragon slayers academy series book 1 chapter questions. The dragon slayers academy is backand its bigger and better than ever. Its here four complete dragon slayers academy adventures in one book. The new kid at school dragon slayers academy 1 book summary and study guide.
Actually, though, things dont seem all that much better at school. The new kid at school dragon slayers academy 1 book. Walk two moons book trailer by alyssa wilkes duration. Dragon slayers academy series book 1 kate mcmullan author bill basso illustrator. Dragon slayers academy series by kate mcmullan goodreads. Dragon slayers academy book series 20 books order in the next 21 hours 28 minutes and get it by thursday, september 12. Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and videos from thousands of public libraries worldwide. This is the premise of dragon slayers academy, a series of childrens books by kate mcmullan. Wiglaf is still being picked on and now hes being sent out to slay the nearest dragon.
Examples of questions from dragon slayers academy revenge of the. Key reading comprehension questions for each chapter a character description matching activity, a. Dragon slayers academy has 21 entries in the series. Buy a cheap copy of dragon slayers academy the new kid at. See the complete dragon slayers academy series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. A suspenseful urban fantasy combined with the best of paranormal romance, dragon slayers is a young adult novel packed with spells, secret kisses, and multiple forbidden romances. This book is fun and engaging as both a readaloud and an early chapter book and has our kids asking for more, more, more. Wheel of misfortune countdown to the year 97 ways to train a dragon help. So, when the opportunity to get out into the world comes along in the form of a chance to go to the dragon slayers academy, wiglaf rises to the challenge. The new kid at school 1 by kate mcmullan 2003, paperback at the best online prices at. Age 11 o ne of my favorite books is the dragon slayers academy.
The school is not all its cracked up to be, but even so wiglaf manages to slay a terrible dragon by discovering its weakness. But for incoming student kiro mystwalker, its nothing more than another step on the staircase. The characters are students in the dragon slayers academy, who, while learning. Dragon slayers academy revenge of the dragon lady 20 bonus points 1 successes english 0 0 is a wizards spell for courage enough to save wiglaf when the mother of all dragons or at least of 3,684 of them comes looking for the lad who slayed son number 92. Wiglaf is off to dragon slayers academy and in for a first day of. Simon clare wiglaf leaves his loutish family to enter the dragon slayers academy. Wiglaf is maltreated at home until he gets the chance to enroll in a special school that trains heroes. The themes are child friendly and not at all scary, just exciting. Dragon slayers are heroes, thinks wiglaf, so he sets off for dragon slayers academy with his pig daisy. The series chronicles the strange and occasionally downright improbable adventures of wiglaf, a student at the eponymous dragon slayers academy. Each dragon slayer has their own form of magic, just like each dragon is a master of.
And thats what the dsa is for, but wiglaf is afraid of blood. Expanded from the old 96page format, they now feature a fun dragon slayers academy yearbook at the end of each story, with funny profiles of the faculty, the staff, and, especially, the students of d. Dragon slayers academy penguin random house canada. Dragon slayers academy series found in childrens chapter books join wiglaf in his zany adventures from the days of yore when dragons were aplenty and dragonslayers were ready, willing, but not always able. Our girls have been reading a few different dragon stories and so this series piqued their interest.
The school is populated with odd teachers, strange classes, and fellow. Daisy writes in pig latin like no kidding turns into onay iddingkay. Tenyearold cousins jesse and daisy have always wanted something magical to happen to them. Or is this just another one of the trolls great big fibs. They are tearing thru this exciting series and cannot wait to get to the next book to find out what happens to the ohsosweet wiglaf and his dragon slayer academy friends as they go on dragon slaying adventures that often turn out to be quite funny. Dragon slayers academy series book 1 chapter questions by. In doing research for my next blog post, which will be about getting kids reading with a book series, i remembered this little gem. Level p dragon slayers academy i 12 books the books in this series are slim and the content is laughoutloud funny. Dragon slayers academy is a childrens book series written by author kate mcmullan and illustrated by bill basso, which currently features 20 books. The plots seem sparse and drawn out, even for books targeting younger ages. This edgy book by usa today bestselling author kristin d. And some of the books are published in other languages, as well.
One of the series weve been reading the dragon keepers series by kate klimo paints the dragon as the hero and th. But how can he ever hope to be a dragon slayer when he cant even stand the sight of blood. The top magic school in the nation for training slayers, humans given the ability to slay the many beasts scattered throughout the land. Dragon slayers are a unique type of people who utilize a form of lost magic, dragon slayer magic. From a piglatinspeaking pig to a spellchalleged wizard, these actionpacked adventures are sure to hook even the most reluctant readers. So its a wish come true when jesses newly found thunder egg. Bill basso wiglaf is off to dragon slayers academy and in for a first day of school he will never forget. It is about a boy named wiglaf who is going to pinwick village for a festival with his mean family.1202 469 1453 670 385 1452 912 1314 1448 205 442 514 705 1301 1270 500 282 1547 572 1352 1049 544 762 178 533 1309 850 1368 639 899 342 1156